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Oct 25, 2012 12:35am EDT
was about 10 years old there. >> jimmy: on the cover with michael jordan. [ cheers and applause ] look at you, there. how cute. how does this happen? >> i actually had to audition for that and i was sitting in the lobby. and you know how, an actor, it's terrible when you can hear through the door and you hear what's going on in there. >> jimmy: for auditions? so awful. >> this time, it served me because i could hear them saying, "don't be shy. don't be shy." >> so, i was like, "i am not gonna be shy." so i go in. they go, "stand on the chair, hold the ball and just pretend like you're dunking, like michael jordan." so, i take the ball i'm on the chair. i jump off. i slam the ball down. stick my tongue out and i'm like, "ahh!" and they're like, "whoa, whoa. just stand there with the ball." [ laughter ] >> jimmy: "don't dunk the ball." >> "don't have to jump off and dunk it." but then, i got the job. >> jimmy: then you go it. you got the job. >> because i wasn't shy. yeah. >> jimmy: look at it, right there. there -- you're dunkin' with your tongue out. i mean, you're doin' the jordan. >>
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Oct 11, 2012 12:35am EDT
-- >> in the dagobah system. he's always like talking about the dagobah system. [ as tracy jordan ] >> jimmy: "jack klugman is my biological father." >> yes. [ laughter ] [ cheers and applause ] >> jimmy: jack klugman. >> any person -- he's like -- [ as tracy jordan ] >> "ernest borgnine's my biological father." [ laughter ] anybody. >> jimmy: ernest borgnine. >> he had the best one today. i was like, "that's a new one." he had one that was like -- [ as tracy jordan ] >> "you know when the opening credits of 'good times,' at the end, there's a dude -- on a ten speed?" >> i go, "yeah." he goes -- [ as tracy jordan ] >> "that's my biological father." [ laughter and applause ] >> jimmy: oh, come on! >> he tricked me! i thought we were having a conversation. >> jimmy: yeah. oh, no, you can't have a conversation with tracy. no, no, no. so, what has happened on this season of "30 rock"? >> oh, my gosh. so much. it's kind of exciting because we're doing these last 13 episodes. we're halfway done shooting them already. >> jimmy: i'm so sad about this. >> but they are still on tv. don't -- we're not done ye
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Oct 17, 2012 4:00am EDT
, a gallon of barbecue sauce intended for use on mcdonald's mcjordan sandwich in 1992, remember those, well, it sold for nearly $10,000 on ebay. the sandwich was named after michael jordan of course during a chicago bulls run of the nba championship. it was a regional promotion sold for a limited time and the first mcdonald's sandwich named after a person. i wonder what mclin sauce would go for. super bowl puts a ring on their halftime entertainer. obama or romney, who gets honey boo boo's vote. bath and tombstones. we'll show you a spook take cue lar display. this is "early today" only on nbc. >>> well, welcome back to "early today." if you're just joining us, the weather news you need to know today, severe weather is likely arkansas into areas of extreme western tennessee and also portions of northern mississippi, even as far north as st. louis. a few tornadoes are likely. some super cell thunderstorms, damaging winds and large hail. that will be the biggest concern late today. east coast, you look dry. no problems today. the exception being florida with a chance of showers and some thund
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Oct 19, 2012 11:00pm EDT
a university of maryland student two years ago. chris jordan is outside the courthouse with more. chris? >> reporter: corporal baker was found not guilty of second-degree assault. he bowed his head in tears. his lawyer put his arm around him. but, then, the jury foreman announced corporal james harrison, second-degree assault, guilty. harrison showed no emotion. the jury deliberated 6 1/2 hours. the jury deciding that the first officer, corporal baker, used legal force on the student but the second officer who joined in, corporal james harrison used excessive force. harrison is a 22-year veteran tonight. the student who was beaten spoke after the verdict. >> i'm definitely glad that some justice has been done today. it's been a long two years for me and my family. but it was a broader crime committed here and it's been way further than the two cops charged in this trial. so we hope that the department of justice continues their investigation. >> state's attorney angela brooks prosecuted the two officers and prince george's countye sa polic they are partners in protecting the community.
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Oct 28, 2012 8:00am EDT
approve this message. >>> this is a news 4 news break. >>> good morning, i'm richard jo jordan. we continue to track hurricane sandy as it heads our way. let's go to tom kierein with the latest. >> getting rain bands from the eastern shore to the northern neck of virginia. those are nearly stationary. they're gradually creeping off to the east, get eye few sprinkles around washington and the nearby metro area. temperatures are hovering in the upper 50s to near 60. that's what we'll do the rest of the day. storm team 4 four-day forecast could get showers this afternoon and heavier rains tonight into the monday morning commute and then the strongest winds from sandy likely and the heaviest rains monday evening into tuesday morning. we could have gusts of wind over 60 miles an hour, monday night into tuesday morning. that would be the time that we'll probably have the most tree damage and then after that, still some lingering showers on tuesday but thankfully we'll have decreasing winds by the afternoon and by wednesday morning, maybe a lingering shower and just in time for trick or t
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Oct 18, 2012 5:00am EDT
donald's franchises recently put this jug up for sale. that's the sauce used on mcjordan burgers, which sold for a limited time in the '90s anded a been named after michael jordan. thinking the sauce may be valuable one day, he saved it and he plans to split the profits with his daughter. >> interesting. >> genius. >> you never know. do you remember the mcjordan burger? >> no, not at all. not even a little bit. >> maybe it wasn't in our area. >> if you're smart enough to hold on to it and somebody is dumb enough to believe that's what it came from, nice work. >> if you're a huge michael jordan fan -- there are many of you out there, you might want to save something like that. >>> coming up, what we learned overnight about a terrorist plot targeting new york city. >> two hikers talk about the days they were lost in the wilderness. >>> tom kierein t >>> and now, from washington's leading news station, this is news4 today. >>> a woman is seriously hurt after being hit by a truck in college park. >>> a young man from bangladesh behind bars accused of trying to blow up the federal reserve buildin
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Oct 22, 2012 6:00am EDT
in for eun yang. >> and i'm richard jordan in for aaron gilchrist. don't go back to sleep. the weekday crew decided to take a day off. >>> the redskins fumbled their chance at a comeback against the giants. something to look forward to, though, the return of a fan favorite. >> the time is 6:00 on the dot. we've got 48 degrees out there. it was a great weekend. now it's time for monday and big changes on the way. >> a lot of people. a lot of cars moving out there. people getting ready for the work week. chilly start at that one. >> and getting ready to go off to school this morning. you need your winter coat. >>> we are down in many locations in the 30s under a clear sky. latest view from space. no clouds around throughout the entire region. that bright spot above orion. that's jupiter. venus rising in the east, very bright. 50 at reagan national on the potomac. but away from the waters, most locations in the 30s this morning. prince george's, arlington, fairfax, montgomery counties, and just about all of northern virginia and northern maryland, except right near the bay waters. shenandoah v
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Oct 11, 2012 11:00pm EDT
great, six strong, allows just one. top 7, jordan zimmermann with a rare relief aappearance. and he was dealing. faces three batters, strikes them all out. a huge inning. jordan zimmermann showing some emotion, the crowd getting pumped. to the ninth now, still tied 1-1. one man on, matt carpenter in to pinch-hit for st. louis, facing storen. look at ian desmond saves the day, best player on the nationals this year. bottom nine, you could feel the tension. jayson werth facing lance lynn, ball game! walk-off home run. the place just erupted. werth is the hero, the nationals win 2-1, extend the series to a fifth game. just an awesome scenes at nats park when jayson werth knew it was coming when he left the phillies and signed that $126 million contract to come to washington. >> my first day here, i went to a capitals game, hockey game, and the place was packed. they said -- somebody said, you know, just a few short years ago this place was empty. so i knew that a winning ball club would bring the fans and here we are two years later and they're showing up. it's awesome. >> they stuck w
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Oct 22, 2012 7:00pm EDT
that syria was involved. and today, in jordan, officials say a soldier there was killed when the jordan troops clashed with the fighters crossing into syria, this is a situation that the president, whoever happens to be president will be forced to deal with. >> richard engel in the d.c. bureau tonight, and david gregory as we said at the top of the broadcast it is probably fair to say in their worst fears or wildest dreams neither campaign would have told you a year ago this would be a dead heat, 47-47, two weeks out. >> it is so close, brian, and there will be a lot of political signs about how to try to win over the next two weeks. but i think tonight is a 30,000 seat debate. this is about america's role in the world, we've heard from our correspondents here, we're not only a nation at war but we have only a nation at war but we have faced other threats down the line, how does america lead at home, strong in the world, about our economy and place in the world. and i think tonight the real challenge for the romney campaign, they have sort of evened things up, seen as a credible alterna
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Oct 29, 2012 11:00pm EDT
jordan is in northwest d.c. tonight where some homeowners are going to have a lot of cleaning up to do once sandy leaves town. richard? >> reporter: yeah, doreen, we're getting just another strong burst of wind and that's what keeps bringing these trees and branchs down. some of them really small and then just a few minutes ago, this large branch came down. it snapped and just fell. right in front of our eyes. we heard a loud pop and all of the sudden, half the tree was there on the street. and then the real big one, the heavy duty one. that is that giant tree right there. this one fell onto a home here in northwest d.c. you can see the root system there. so imagine what's on the other side. that large tree fell right on to the roof of someone's home and there were two people inside. let's take you to the video. those residents were just fine. they were not hurt. nay say they were just taken by surprise. they say all of the sudden, they heard the wind picking up. it would pick up and calm down. and, in one of those moments when the wind picked up, there came this loud bang and the tree
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Oct 10, 2012 4:00am EDT
, i'm eun yang. >> and i'm richard jordan in for aaron gilchrist. welcome on this wednesday, october 10th. >>> for the first time, a national division playoff game will be held in washington. the nationals return to washington after winning the first two games in st. louis. edwin jackson, who finished off their world series run last year, will start. in case you can't make it, you can watch the game on the mlb network. >>> if you're planning on going to today's game, plan on getting to the ballpark early. several streets around the ballpark will be closing around 7:00. additional streets will close at 10:30. ddot officers will have extra officers on hand to keep things running smoothly, and trains will be running hours before the first pitch. >> it's going to be a great event. it's fantastic for the city to be hosting it, but everybody, i think, needs to have a game plan whether they're going to the game or not. they need to know how to get home tomorrow, and if there's any way to avoid this area, that's what we recommend. >> you can also get to the game on a bike. capital bike share
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Oct 18, 2012 11:00pm EDT
november. richard jordan, news for. >> and in a letter to the governor, the new rules created an environment. the new rules require clinics to meet the same construction standards as new hospitals. abortion rights say it could force most out of clinics. >> a major highway shut down for hours during a dust storm and the threat isn't over. >> a dog walk irassaulted in the district. >> a young boy with special needs disapp as governor, i cut five billion dollars in spending and balanced the budget every year. and tim kaine and i both cut our own pay as governors, to lead by example. mark warner and i reached across party lines to get things done. we were a great team in richmond and we'll be a great team in washington. i'm tim kaine and i approve this message ...because we'll work together to restore fiscal responsibility, grow our economy and create jobs. [ male announcer ] tim kaine. bringing people together to tackle the challenges of tomorrow. . >> dangerous dust storm in oklahoma forced officials to shut down part of an intertate highway. the weather caused a massive pile-up
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Oct 22, 2012 4:30am EDT
syria. jordan says al qaeda operatives in iraq had also been helping the militants make explosives. >>> the white house is denying reports that the u.s. and iran have agreed to talks over tehran's nuclear program. "the new york times" reported over the weekend that the two sides had agreed in principal to one on one talks. a u.n. security spokesperson said the report isn't true. however, president obama has said he'll do whatever it takes to keep iran from getting a nuclear weapon. >>> some doctors say the nationwide meningitis outbreak could have been prevented. according to "usa today," there was a similar outbreak ten years ago in north carolina, when five people became ill, and one of them died. doctors say compounded steroid injections given for back pain needs to be particularly sterilized. so far the cdc says 23 people have died in this outbreak, including two in virginia and one in maryland. another 285 are sick. >>> today the international cycling union will decide if lance armstrong should be stripped of his seven tour de france titles. they made the recommendation back i
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Oct 23, 2012 4:00am EDT
morning, everyone. i'm richard jordan, in for aaron gilchrist. >> and i'm eun yang. >>> today the boy accused in the beating death of a 2-year-old child. the port washington boy entered an alford plea to the manslaughter. it does not admit guilt but says there's enough evidence to convict. police say he beat anaya bachelor while a 15-year-old and 4-year-old were also in the house. >>> this morning police are stepping up patrols in bethesda after a woman was sexually assaulted. it happened on sunday night on the capital crescent trail on brookaway drive. the 27-year-old woman was knocked unconscious and dragged into the woods. she woke up with a serious head wound and found her way back to the trail. another jogger helped the woman to a nearby house to call 911. news 4 spoke exclusively to that homeowner. >> of course she was crying because she wanted the paramedics be here
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Oct 30, 2012 11:00pm EDT
of their customers fully restored by thursday. live in arlington, richard jordan, news 4. >> after a day of clean up, the federal government and most public schools in our area will reopen tomorrow. d.c. schools are open with the exception of brookland educational which may be closed because of power problems. and most halloween secelebratio will go on and scheduled. you can find a list of cancelled parades on nbc washington dot com. >> amtrak announced tonight that there will be no acela service in tnortheast corridor tomorrow. transportation reporter adam tusk with the latest now on tomorrow's commute. >> metro rail and metro busses running once again, but on a sunday schedule. that means service isn't running as frequently as it normally would. staying on the routes will return to normal on wednesday. emergency $15 d.c. taxi surcharge now gone. at the airport, still a tricky situation. this morning, a limited number of flights getting off the ground today. but as you can imagine, if you had a flight out of the area today or even tomorrow, good chance you're looking at some sort of impact whether
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Oct 3, 2012 6:00pm EDT
. they'll be weighing in on an emotional charged issue for immigrants. today richard jordan spoke to some students in hyattsville who say they feel powerless because they cannot participate in decisions that could change their lives. >> reporter: the undocumented hispanic community is anxiously anticipating the november elections. but those with the most to lose do not get to vote. 17-year-old veronica just graduated from high school in june. the opportunity to go to college is out of reach, because the teen is undocumented and the cost of higher learning is too high. maryland's question 4 asks voters to approve a law allowing undocumented immigrants to pay instate or incounty tuition at maryland colleges. passage would open doors for thousands of imgrants. >> i had cancer back in 2009. >> reporter: the stakes are hi for ricardo. he dreams of becoming an oncologist, but says he will never made it to medical school without the referendum. >> i'm a cancer survivor. my life was saved in johns hopkins by a doctor who is an immigrant. i just want to keep saving lives the same way my life was s
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Oct 4, 2012 6:00pm EDT
jordan is in baltimore where health officials just released the new details. >> reporter: jim, this is typically used to treat back pain, but now several people have died, one in maryland and one in virginia. doctors here say they've been able to pinpoint a two-month time frame where this injection was distributed and they think they know where it came from. >> we were notified by centers for disease control -- >> reporter: the state department of mental health and hi hygiene say patients are at risk of having meningitis. a facility in massachusetts where the injections were mixed and shipped out. there, doctors believe a fungus contaminated the product. nine facilities received shipments of the questionable steroid injections. >> this case, there were human cases, and it was tracked back to the product. >> reporter: the meningitis outbreak has reached six states with five deaths, but doctors fear the number of those with meningitis may get higher. >> we believe that there are probably hundreds of patients who may have received an injection, and those cases are currently under
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Oct 5, 2012 6:00pm EDT
on. it is a service dog who will carry the oxygen that the child needs to survive. richard jordan explains how the girl was matched with her constant companion. >> reporter: noel michaels can barely wrap her arm as around her new dog tight enough. the 4-year-old was born with a chronic lung disease, a primi who arrived before her lungs could fully develop and now she's constantly tied to an oxygen tank. but noel won't have to lug this te ten-pound tank alone. >> we're add agnew family member to our home. that's what today is all about. >> reporter: monte is following the paw prints of mr. gibbs. >> this georgia girl with a similar lung condition and her service dog were on the "today" show. that segment inspired noel's mother to find the same help for her daughter. the michaels did some research and with donations, they collected $10,000 to get their own service dog. monte came from north star, the foundation typically provides dogs to autistic kids. but they took the challenge to match noel and monte. >> that a girl. >> reporter: monte was trained just for noel. >> tell me what y
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Oct 8, 2012 6:00pm EDT
. top second, no score. jordan zimmermann, runners on first and second. zimmermann looped to right field. ian desmond to the third. bottom two, zimmerman on the mound, the results not as good as at the plate. two on. the single to right. molina comes home. the cardinals go up 2-1. they lead 5-1 in the fourth inning. >>> dan hellie is in st. louis. he will have a full report tonight on news4 at 11:00. meantime, chris cooley is stand big in the studios there in d.c. he's going to have more on "the cooley report." and that is later in sports. >>> coming up, a deadly air strike in israel. the target, a place for children. >>> the senate seat in virginia is up for grabs, but a new round of ads could help sway voters hours before a new face-off. >>> gas pces spiked to more than five bucks a gallon. now it may turn into a federal investigation. >>> and a man confronted by a very angry stag. he takes matters int i approve this message. mitt romney: "i'm not in favor romney's being dishonest here an independent, non-partisan liberals will raise taxes on the chairman of that so-called romney's for
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Oct 10, 2012 11:00am EDT
for dozens of protests across the middle east. >>> we just learned the u.s. is sending troops to the jordan border in case violence spills over in syria. it could spread beyond syria as tensions rise especially with turkey. leon panetta made the announcement in brussels this morning. the u.s. will offer humanitarian aid to refugees entering jordan and monitor use of chemical and biological use of weapons in syria. >>> mitt romney is making gains since the debate of last week. a new poll has him leading 49% to 47%. president obama leads a separate poll with registered voters. stuff that keeps coming up, no republican has won an election without winning ohio. >> it's me, big bird. >> big, yellow, a menace to our economy. >> the producers of "sesame street" are not happy with this. the workshop wants president obama to stop running it now. the ad mocks romney in last week's debate when he vowed to end public funding for broadcasting. they are a nonpartisan, nonprofit and don't get involved in politics. they are reviewing the concerns. >>> people are gathering outside the supreme court for a ra
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Oct 12, 2012 5:00pm EDT
in recent weeks. the attacks are growing increasingly violent, as richard jordan reports. >> reporter: when a woman was attacked last night, police say the area was likely dark and des oh late. >> usually after 9:00 here, it's almost closed. >> reporter: alexandria police say the 20-year-old got off a bus at 11:30 on eisenhower and van doren. a short walk later up the street to courtney avenue, that's where the victim was caught offguard by a strange man. she says she believes he's hispanic. >> he demanded money. when she said she had no money, he pulled her into the bushes where he sexually assaulted. >> reporter: it has some women in the area on edge. >> i'm worried about it. i didn't expect from this area like this. >> reporter: that concern is growing, because alexandria police are now investigating three attacks on women just within the past month. this one, the most violent, but detectives say they don't think the three are connected, because the other two happened near homes run parkway, about two miles away, and they think that is just too far. the previous two victims managed to ge
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Oct 17, 2012 4:00pm EDT
in on mcdonald's memorabilia he kept for 20 years. he sold this one-gallon jug of mcjordan barbecue sauce on ebay for $10,000. he said he hung on to that jug after a michael jordan promotion back in 1992. despite the jug's value, the buyer probably shouldn't eat that sauce, though. it expired in december of 1992. >> looked toxic. >> it does. >>> coming up on news4 next, a 57-year-old woman beaten on a street corner. police are stunned abo as governor, i cut five billion dollars in spending and balanced the budget every year. and tim kaine and i both cut our own pay as governors, to lead by example. mark warner and i reached across party lines to get things done. we were a great team in richmond and we'll be a great team in washington. i'm tim kaine and i approve this message ...because we'll work together to restore fiscal responsibility, grow our economy and create jobs. [ male announcer ] tim kaine. bringing people together to tackle the challenges of tomorrow. would ban all abortions and contraception seemed a bit extreme. so i looked into it. turns out, romney doesn't oppose contracep
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Oct 14, 2012 6:00am EDT
goff. >> i'm richard jordan, let's get started with a check of the forecast. >>> i think you will like what chuck bell has to say. >> good morning, 6:31 almost on your sunday morning now. skies are mostly clear to partly cloudy, a much milder start today, winchester, virginia is more than 20 degrees warmer now than it was at the same time yesterday. even in washington, ten warmer now than at this time yesterday. if you're traveling today towards new york city or post, the rain is waiting for you there, and if you're changing plans in chicago, kansas city, memphis, or st. louis, you may have storms to worry about. as a result, your sunday looks great. mild and breezy today. there will be an increase in cloud cover today, buthat will not deter the warm up. plenty of wind around as well. as we always like to say, a great day for kite flying. >> the death poll grows after a deadly car bombs in pakistan. a car exploded near a militia that fights the tall ban. no one claims responsibility for the attack. taliban militants have been blamed for attacks in the area. meanwhile, a 14-year-old gir
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Oct 6, 2012 6:00am EDT
. good morning everyone. a lot to get to this morning. i'm angie goff. >> i'm richard jordan. it is saturday, october 6, 2012 the day before the cold front arrives. >> i know. don't say it. yesterday was so spectacular. big changes are on the way. right, chuck? >> oh, they're on the way all right. i for one as much as i like a little mild weather i am sick of training for this marathon in 80 plus-degree weather. it's october. we already know that you're going to train in the weather you run in or else. outside for now another mild start to a day here in washington. 64 already here in town. 61 in downtown baltimore. 62 in waldorf, maryland this morning. even now over to the old dominion of virginia temperatures mostly now mid to upper 50s. 54 manassas. 59 degrees in front royal. rain drops are not too close to town yet but rain drops in far western maryland and parts of southwestern pennsylvania. they're all part of the leading edge of the cold front which yes indeed will bring us a scattering of shower chances today. certainly not a washout. but you will notice it once the fr
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Oct 9, 2012 5:00am EDT
one for the nationals did not in game two. starting pitcher jordan zimmermann struggled big-time giving up five earned runs in three innings of work. so this is the second straight game that a starting pitcher has struggled and that was the strength of the nationals team this year. >> definitely tough. i wanted to go out there and go deep in the game, try to get out of here with two wins. you know, i didn't do my part. i feel like, you know, the starter doesn't go and do their part, it snowballs with the relievers sometimes, that's kind of what happened today. >> you work all season to get home field advantage. and, you know, and we got it. we're going home with the series tied. and get a chance to play in front of our fans. and go back home and, you know -- it's what it's all about. so we did our job while we're here, split the series, and we'll head home. >> we wanted to get one win out of here. that's what we came in trying to do. last night was a tough game and we played hard and we were able to pull one out of this road trip. >> it's easy to play when they're waving the
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Oct 10, 2012 5:00am EDT
jordan in for aaron gilchrist. >> and i'm eun yang. welcome to "news 4 today" for this wednesday, octer 10th, li outside, 5:00 a.m., 56 degrees. a cool way to start your morning. i think we're going to have nice weather ahead. >> yes. if you can put your nats t-shirt underneath your nats sweatshirt. >> that's right. and then you need to put it back on because it's going to be a little breezy again. on, off, on, off. the wind calm. and it's that calm wind that's allowing fog to form with the damp ground we've got. we've had the little bit of showers over the last couple of days. we're at 58 degrees right now. reagan national, you can see on the satellite and radar review. clouds ctinuing to push out. more breaks taking place off to our west. and our temperatures, they're about 5 to 10 degrees higher than they were yesterday. at the bus stop here this morning, 46 to 55. damp with the fog lifting. your high today, 72. >>> checking out your commute, first 4 traffic, checking the dulles toll road, nice and clear in both directions as you head to the beltway. no issues to report. traveling o
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Oct 10, 2012 6:00am EDT
to "news 4 today." i'm eun yang. >> and i'm richard jordan, in for aaron gilchrist this morning. mother nature appears to be a baseball fan too. it is going to be a nice day for a ball game. look at that. >> yes. very good weather so are fa. it is 56 degrees out there. cool start. veronica is here to tell us more. >> i'm so excited about the day. i'm glad the nats are back in town. i'm so happy we're going to have great weather around. >> wearing your red. >> wearing my red. i'll be hopefully wearing my red too if they win. the rest of the week, i'll be wearing my red. >>> as far as what's happening right now, we do have clouds still out there, a little bit of mist, and a few light showers and sprinkles. that is going to end very soon. unlike the last couple of days where it just kind of lingered on and on, we're going to see the clouds move out. we're going to see sunshine in here, i think, by around 9:00 today. look at the satellite and radar review over the last few hours. you can see that clearing around charleston and west virginia. we're at 58 degrees here. new york city 53. phila
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Oct 12, 2012 6:00pm EDT
and courtney avenue. richard jordan reports those attacks are growing increasingly ve lent. >> reporter: drivers go past what hours earlier was a crime scene without a clue. >> i think this is unsafe. >> reporter: after dark, police say this business district became the site of a brutal attack. >> it is kind of an isolated area, not a whole lot of lighting. >> reporter: alexandria police say the 20-year-old got off a bus at 11:30 on eisenhower and van doren. a short walk later, up the street to courtney avenue, that's where the victim was caught offguard by a strange man. she says she believed he's hispanic. >> he had displayed the knife and demanded money. when the victim said, i don't have any money to give you, he then grabbed her and pulled her over the guardrail into the bushes where he sexually assaulted her. >> reporter: the attack has some women in the area on edge. >> i'm worried about this. i didn't expect from this area like this. >> reporter: that concern is growing, because alexandria police are now investigating three attacks on women just within the past month. this one,
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Oct 13, 2012 6:00am EDT
so much hope. good morning everybody. i'm angie goff. >> i'm richard jordan. welcome to news 4 today saturday, october 13th, 2012. >> national fans are waking up this morning hoping it was all a bad dream. >> the nats lose a heart breaker in game five falling 9-7 to the stlouis cardinals ending the team's exciting postseason. >> news 4's dan hellie has a recap of the depressing game five loss. >> good morning, guys. it couldn't have started any better or ended any worse for the washington nationals last night. they've had sparse, offensive production the entire postseason but they exploded, three runs in the first inning and then three runs in the third. bryce harper's home run highlighted the inning. they jumped to a 6-0 lead. the cardinals would slowly chip away, but the nationals entered the ninth inning with a 7-5 lead and their closer on the mound. twice, one strike away from winning the game and the nationals advancing to the national league championship series, but the cardinals came through. they are 6-0 in their last six deciding games and they did it again coming back to be
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Oct 17, 2012 6:00pm EDT
and rugged terrain. richard jordan talked to them about what helped them get through it. >> i don't think our wives will let us go for many years. >> reporter: neal peckens and jason hiser can laugh about it now. but for six days, these friends and avid hikers were lost in the back country of montana's glacier national park. snow op the ground covered their trail, and their topographic map blew away from them. the men were more than 2,000 miles from home, but their thoughts were with their families. >> my wife was having a baby shower on saturday. so i was worried about ruining that as well. >> reporter: hiser is expecting his first child. peckens' wife waiting with their son who just turned a year old. the families called authorities when the men didn't return on time. >> i think that the people at home had it worse than we had it. sadly. >> reporter: peckens and hiser finally rescued late monday. they used a blanket and put out an sos using burned logs. but help wasn't coming fast enough. >> we saw helicopters. we had a couple of fly over our heads, but they couldn't see you through the fog
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Oct 18, 2012 6:00pm EDT
to make a final appeal to voters. news4's richard jordan live on the virginia tech campus in blacksburg tonight for us. richard? >> reporter: jim, this is an important race, because not only will it determine who will represent virginia in the senate, but will determine which party gets the edge in congress. right now, tim kaine has a lead in the polls, just a slight one. so george allen still has a chance to make up the difference. supporters show signs of allegiance before the debate tonight. they'll appear together for the last time before the election. each will take their position at the podiums on the virginia tech campus. the former governors slated to debate the issues they say divides them. jay warren is the moderator. >> this is their last opportunity to reach a statewide audience. it's a key moment for them. >> reporter: the economy and jobs, the primary focus in the four previous debates. >> too many virginians -- >> reporter: and defense cuts will likely be a hot topic tonight. virginia could lose thousands of jobs if they cannot agree to a package that prevents cuts to the
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Oct 20, 2012 6:00am EDT
emergency crews busy straight ahead. >>> good morning everyone. i'm angie goff. >> i'm richard jordan. welcome to news 4 today. it is saturday, october 20th, 2012. we had storms last night and fog this morning. >> >> we look forward to a wonderful weekend. storm 4 meteorologist chuck bell is standing by with our forecast. >> good morning to both of you and good saturday morning everybody in the news 4 nation this morning. some locally heavy rain producing showers just in time for the commute home last night. all those you'll be happy to know are now gone from the area and our skies are mostly clear. i can see orion's belt over the sky early this morning as i was driving in. 52 at national airport. 50 in ashburn, virginia. 43 manassas and bristow. 47 waldorf and la plata. 48 in the panhandle of virginia. there it is on radar. ground clutter close to us. first showers out across parts of ohio but i don't think they'll make it over the mountains. clouds will but rain drops not too likely. we're off to a nice, clear start this morning. we'll have what i like to call self-destructive sunsh
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Oct 23, 2012 6:00am EDT
. good morning. welcome to "news 4 today." i'm eun yang. >> and i'm richard jordan sitting in for aaron gilchrist. we're waking up to temperatures in the 50s right now. it's 6:00 straight up. look at that picture. it looks like we're in for another warmup. >> tom kierein is here with the forecast. what's going on? >> did you say it's october? >> that's what the calendar says. >> it doesn't feel like. going to feel more like a late august day. there's capitol hill under a partly cloudy sky. >>> looking at temperatures around the region, we have a milder morning than we've had the last couple of mornings. right now temperatures in the suburbs and rural areas are generally in the mid-40s. yesterday morning we were down near freezing much of the region. right near the potomac, right near the chesapeake bay, most locations mid-60s. away from the waters, eastern shore, many locations in the 40s, shenandoah valley out of the mountains. few sprinkles up in pennsylvania. that's going to stay to our north. storm team 4 hour by hour forecast for today. by 8:00 a.m., we will have still a chill in t
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Oct 27, 2012 6:00am EDT
on news 4 today. good morning everyone. i'm angie goff. >> i'm richard jordan. it is saturday, october 27, 2012. we have states of emergency issued in d.c., maryland, and virginia. >> with the storm approaching on the weekend that means a mad rush on supplies. brace yourself for long lines and empty shelves at grocery stores. >> you'll be hard pressed to find power generators. some hardware stores have already sold out. power loss could be a big deal with this storm. >> let's find out the latest on the storm's track with meteorologist chuck bell. it's been downgraded a little bit. that doesn't mean we're in the clear. >> don't be fooled by the fact it is no longer a hurricane and moving down to tropical storm. that has absolutely nothing to do with how big of an impact that storm is going to have on us. we all knew all along it would not be a tropical system by the time it got this far north because the water over the ocean is so much colder this time of the year. that is causing the weakening. it is still going to be one heck of a storm as it gets into our area. temperatures early on you
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Oct 29, 2012 4:00pm EDT
into a house this afternoon. >> we find news4's richard jordan. richard, tell us what happened there. >> reporter: first off, we can tell you that the couple that was inside the house is safe. firefighters were able to get them out and put them into a neighbor's home. there is still power throughout the neighborhood. however, the street is blocked off. this is nevada and nebraska. you can see the fire trucks, police trucks lined up here. right now what they're trying to do is assess the damage to that home. it appears, according to police, a strong burst of wind came through this neighborhood, knocked this large tree down. now, when that tree came down, branches from some of the trees right next to it also snapped. so not only was the home that was directly impacted, does that have a big hole right through the roof, but also the neighbor's home was clipped by some of these larger branches as well. so right now, what firefighters are doing is they're actually going through the home, making sure it is not compromised. the integrity of the home is not compromised, to see if maybe the re
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Oct 9, 2012 4:30am EDT
to a 1-0 lead early. things went quickly downhill. starter jordan zimmermann struggled, going three innings and giving up five runs. cardinals offense rough up the nats pitching staff cruising to a 12-4 win. after the game, manager davey johnson said his team didn't make enough adjustments to the cardinals' high-powered offense. >> that's just a little inexperience. you can't -- he's got a very live fastball. but, you know. his game plan basically is stay away and pound the zone. >> the series tied up one game apiece. game three is tomorrow at 1:00 p.m. edwin jackson will pitch for the nats. chris carpenter will take the mound for the cardinals. >>> orioles a strike away. the yankees could be a swing away. and the series is tied at a game apiece. >> the orioles won't go down without a fight. they beat the yankees 3-2 in game two of their american league division series. mark reynolds drove in what proved to be the game-winning run in the sixth inning. game three of the series is set for tomorrow night in new york. >> i'm glad we're this far into october and still talking about baseb
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Oct 14, 2012 9:00am EDT
morning and welcome to news 4 today, i'm richard jordan. >> i'm angie goff. >> good morning to you, this time from the beautiful front lawn of the weather deck out here, a great looking morning outside. there is a really nice breeze now out of the southwest averaging 10 to 15 miles per hour now. it will continue to increase later this afternoon, and the southerly breeze will continue to rise and it will reach into the 70s today. the storm 4 radar is rain free on the radar for now. that is our next chance for rain, arriving here, i would say, along about the time you think about going to work and school on your monday morning. that means you need to enjoy today twice as much. old car and convertible owners, high alert today. get the car out and drive it around that little bit, or maybe you're going to the red skins game. good weather for that. a lot of people doing the walk for the cure downtown, perfect weather for sitting, driving, or anything today. enjoy your sunday, everybody. we'll be back with another check of the forecast coming up. >>> in this morning's fact check, dualing
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Oct 6, 2012 9:00am EDT
4 today. i'm angie goff. >> i'm richard jordan. it is saturday, october 6th. time to get a check on ur forecast. >> that is why meteorologist chuck bell is standing by. surprised me out there. you're out in the elements. >> absolutely right. a beautiful morning to be outside. today short sleeve weather for sure. if you're going to spend any time outside today shorts and t-shirts is all you'll need though we won't be in the 80s like the last couple days. it is still going to be awfully nice to be in the great outdoors today. plenty of sunshine coming through the sky here in northwest washington. current temperature right here at the station at 68 degrees already. 67 downtown at the airport. 70 degrees in calvert county, maryland this morning. 70 degrees also in diehl and shady side. 64 now in bristow, virginia. rap hannah county temperatures in the low 60s. mid 60s in the panhandle of west virginia with a couple light rain showers now moving toward hagerstown and northern frederick county so a couple showers out to the west here through this morning and there may be a quick little
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Oct 21, 2012 6:00am EDT
, i'm aingy goff. >> i'm richard jordan. the day is off to a cool start, but those temperatures may not stick around for too long. >> and a warm up on the way, let's check in with chuck bell. >> all of that is true richard and angie. the warm up begins really this afternoon, sort of the transition as our winds start to come back around to the south, and just wait until you see how nice it will be around here this upcoming week. hardly going to feel like the last week of october. still early out there, sunrise still almost an hour away. still dark outside. and chilly, 50 at national airport, but 37 in bristo, virginia pch 45 in hagerstown. no rain on the radar. temperatures today will reach mid to upper 60s. a lot of 70s in the seven-day. >> we're just hours away from the marine corp marathon. it is next sunday, nbc 4 is one of the sponsors this year and we will bring you live coverage from the race next weekend. >> we have a traffic alert for drivers in maryland, the northbound lanes of the baltimore-washington markway at west nursery road is closed. crews were trying to replace one
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Oct 27, 2012 9:00am EDT
to news 4 today. i'm angie goff. >> i'm richard jordan. it is saturday, october 27, 2012. let's find out from meteorologist chuck bell where sandy is now and where she is going. >> still 350 miles off the coast of charleston, south carolina for now. the live picture there you saw from the outer banks of north carolina is going to be one of the places it really gets lashed. very, very hard tonight and tomorrow. our big impacts are coming monday and tuesday. so your saturday morning is off to a quiet start. temperatures upper 50s and low 60s. just a couple drops possible around the area during the day but most of us will be dry for most of our saturday. a couple showers down here just to the south of charlottesville. really not a lot. the rain chances will stay west of us today and the rain chances really from kill devil hills, north carolina all the way down are inching northbound. we're on the squeeze play. our rain drops start to move in during the overnight hours tonight. today becoming mostly cloudy and mild. temperatures in the upper 60s. for the marine corps marathon tomorrow mornin
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Oct 4, 2012 4:00pm EDT
victim has died in tennessee. one patient in virginia, and one in maryland have also died. richard jordan is live in baltimore, where state health officials have just released a list of clinics that received this medicine. >> reporter: wendy, nine facilities in maryland and virginia are now being investigated. part of this growing concern about a meningitis outbreak. there are seven maryland facilities that receive these potentially contaminated steroid injections. two in virginia. right now, the doctors are warning people, if they received a steroid injection within the past two months from any of these facilities now in question, they need to go to a doctor and get checked out as soon as possible. this has all been
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Oct 4, 2012 5:00pm EDT
in virginia and maryland because of meng giants. reporting live in baltimore, richard jordan. >>> a man dangling in the air after a scaffolding mishap. rescue crews had to help him down outside the commerce department downtown. the scaffolding the man was working on fell, but investigators say he was tied to safety lines and wasn't hurt. they're still trying to figure out why that scaffolding collapsed. >>> coming off of a strong debate performance. presidential nominee mitt romney is taking his campaign back on the road. and tonight that road goes through virginia. governor romney and his running mate congressman paul ryan will be speaking to supporters in fishersville near stanton. julie carey is live there with reaction to last night's debate. >> reporter: well, what a difference one day and one debate makes. governor mitt romney and congressman paul ryan expected to take the stage around 6:45 tonight. the crowd said they're ready to celebrate last night's debate performance, and ready to rally around this gop team with excitement that even they can see hasn't been there before. >> w
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Oct 11, 2012 6:00pm EDT
will close after the morning rush hour tomorrow. richard jordan spoke with drivers who are eager for this project to be done. >> reporter: the road to a faster, smoother commute is paved with detours and closures. vdot 495 express lane projects started four years ago. >> it's bad around here with all the construction and everything going on. >> reporter: but road work is almost complete. and part of the finishing touches go right through merryfield. the left hov ramp taking drivers from i-66 east of 495 north will close friday after the morning rush hour. >> hov motorists will have this ramp shut off. they will have to take the general purpose ramp on the right to go onto 495 north. >> reporter: that means all drivers will use the same ramp. truth is, the 66 eastbound hov lanes have already been closing on a daily basis just after the morning rush hour. but now, in order to get all the work done on time, they have to be shut down 24/7 until the express lane project is complete. vdot crews will pave and paint the ramp while drivers yield, merge and hit the brakes. those who freque
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Oct 12, 2012 4:00pm EDT
this morning on the "today" show. >> we've got brett mickaels, claudia jordan, gary busey,ly john, d. snider. >> dennis, are you okay? >> we have brandy. and we have steven baldwin. we have trace adkins, who's become a big monster in the music world. mary lou, the greatest memory of them all. and i can't get tickets to your show in vegas. >> he's put them back on the map, trump has. amyrosa and latoya jackson were not there. it airs in march. >>> just weeks after the debut of the iphone 5, apple is sending out invitations for another big announcement. many expect to get their first look at the long rumored ipad mini on october 23rd. apple is trying to compete with smaller, cheaper tablets like amazon's kindle fire and google's nexus. microsoft is launching its own surface tablet three days after the apple event. >>> when we come right back, an historic journey with parallel parking, tight turns. >> try parallel parking that. >>> dorothy's ruby slippers are off to see the queen. take away his toys and he'll play with a stick. take away their bikes and they'll still find a way to get where the
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Oct 14, 2012 8:00am EDT
's way through the city streets in l.a. i'm richard jordan. >> i'm angie goff. hope you're off to a fantastic morning. the weather outside is feeling nice. >> it is, let's go to check bell in storm center 4.
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Oct 18, 2012 4:00pm EDT
tuned for news4 at 6:00. richard jordan will have a live report from blacksburg. >>> more than a mouthful. we'll tell you about the seven names that uma thurman has given her newborn. >>> and plus, a hollywood revolution, how curvy women are changing the beauty ideal. >>> a cab driver caught on video dragging a passenger out of his taxi. we'll tell you about three reasons he was so angry. >>> we're following our breaking news for you. our prince george's county police officer critically injured after a crash in clinton. maryland schools are number one in america because we invest in them. but we can do even more. every year marylanders spend five hundred and fifty million dollars at casinos in other states. question 7 keeps that maryland money in maryland through expansion of gaming in maryland. it will mean hundreds of millions of dollars for our schools. as governor, i can promise you, that money will go to education. that's the law and that's what we'll do. vote for question seven. >>> one hollywood couple has a baby. and another gives their daughter a mouth full of a name.
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Oct 23, 2012 5:00am EDT
'm eun yang. >> and i'm richard jordan in for aaron gilchrist. it's tuesday, october 23rd, but the temperatures sure aren't feeling like it's late october around here. we have a warmup, and it looks like temperatures are only going up from here. >> looks good, tom. >> this is the time of year we get big contrasts between the morning and afternoon, so you have to dress for two seasons. >>> it's rather chilly now. storm team 4 current temperatures, all those areas in blue are in the 40s. that covers much of virginia, much of maryland and the eastern shore. the little patches of green, that's where we're in the low 50s. right at reagan national on the warmer waters of the potomac, it's at 54. right around the chesapeake bay, temperatures there generally low to mid-50s. farther west in the mountains in western maryland, much of eastern west virginia, mid-40s, as is much of the shenandoah valley, except around winchester and the low 50s. here's the view from space. a few clouds drifting over from a little disturbance. scattered clouds will stay to our north. just a few clouds f
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Oct 24, 2012 11:00am EDT
jordan, news 4. >> thanks, richard. >> all lanes of i-95 are open. the accident happened around 11:30 last night at mile marker 138. virginia state police say the car was trying to avoid hitting a deer. the accident shut down northbound lanes of 95 for more than five hours. it took that long to clean up debris and fuel that spilled. >> look at all that traffic out there. is it still out there? let's talk to danella for the first time this wednesday morning. >> good morning to you both. i-95 in virginia is a lot better. it was tied up. now, nice and clear. here is the situation still going on that was occurring this morning. northbound pennsylvania avenue, the left lane blocked between the beltway because of a water main break in that area. crews are working to repair it. the outer loop of the beltway, an earlier crash at georgia avenue. that crash is gone. a bit under speed. not terrible. sluggish as you head toward i-270. it will take 14 minutes. >> back to you. >> thanks. >>> the federal government launched a prop into the d.c. tax office. chief financial office -- the securities
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Oct 28, 2012 9:00am EDT
this morning. i'm angie gaffe. welcome to news 4 today. >> i'm richard jordan. let's go to tom. >> sandy is a huge hurricane affecting the entire eastern seaboard. you can see right around here, the center of circulation, there's an increased growth now of convectional, increased growth of thunderstorms and you can see this now beginning to really dig deep and develop. out ahead of that, way out of ahead of that, a couple hundred miles, category 1 hurricane with 75 mile per hour wones. as it comes inland as a strong post-tropical area of low pressure coming ashore anywhere between chincoteague and long island, it's a huge area. it could be coming ashore here. it looks like the timing will be after sunset on monday, perhaps around 8:00 p.m. or so, coming ashore then, then moving north of the metro area, slowly into monday night and tuesday morning. we'll have the worst wind and heaviest rain. i'll sort it out for you coming up in just a few minutes. back to you. >> thank you, tom. we're tenning to track sandy as the storm moves towards the east coast. >> danielle lee is live in cape may,
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Oct 30, 2012 5:00pm EDT
states. millions remain without power this afternoon. news4's richard jordan is at the live desk in our newsroom. >> the damage is widespread beyond anything that area was prepared for and it will likely take weeks, even months before the recovery is complete. 22 people in the new york area are dead and that figure is expected to grow. there are massive power outages. hundreds of thousands of utility customers are in the dark. power lines are down. these live wires sparking fires in some cases. in queens, take a look at this six-alarm fire. it destroyed many homes. hospitals like nyu's medical center had to evacuate patients including babies in the neonatal units because they are without power. schools are closed. the subway system is at a standstill. service is expected to be suspended for four to five days. in new york and new jersey, neighborhoods are wiped out. right now an aerial search for survivors is underway. hundreds of people have refused to evacuate and instead, attempted to ride out the storm at home. take a look at the conditions of those homes. right now, governor chris c
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